Heritage Oaks (HEOP) in Paso Robles, Calif., has hired a new chief financial officer.
The $1.6 billion-asset company said that Lonny Robinson become CFO on March 19. He will be responsible for directing and overseeing the company's finance and accounting functions.
Robinson will succeed Mark Olson, who left Heritage Oaks in January after one year as CFO.
Robinson has more than 30 years of finance experience in a variety of areas including financial planning, analysis and reporting, M&A, accounting, budgeting, financial and management information systems, and corporate finance.
He previously served as CFO at Banc of California (BANC) and Private Bank of California. His career also included a stint as CFO at Hanmi Financial (HAFC). He has also held senior financial management titles at Opportunity Bank, Western Community Bancshares, and Center Financial.